valentine's day

Cocktails

These Cocktails Will Help Your Bitter, Broken Heart Survive Valentine's Day

We rounded up cocktails from a few of our favorite bartenders to help the rest of us survive this grueling holiday of drugstore teddy bears, mediocre chocolate, and abrupt existentialism.
Munchies Staff
2.14.18
Restaurant Confessionals

Valentine's Day Is Better with Weed Butter

My first foray into weed edibles was in seventh grade, but later in life it became a lucrative side business to supplement my full-time gig as a professional baker. As such, I can say that nice weed edibles are the best Valentine's Day gift ever.
Anonymous
2.14.18
Restaurant Confessionals

What It’s Like as a Waitress to Watch Your Messy Valentine’s Day Tinder Date

Valentine’s Day is the same in every restaurant I’ve worked at but a couple of years ago, I watched one customer accidentally arrange two Tinder dates for the same night.
Anonymous
2.14.18
Cheese

This Valentine's Day, Remember That Cheese Will Never Leave You

If you're feeling despondent on this highly commercial day of cartoon hearts and boxes of chocolate, just remember that cheese is truly the food of love. Even if you're alone.
Charlotte Kamin
2.13.18
CHEFS

How to Love a Vegan When You’re a Meat-Eating Chef

The secret is accepting, embracing, and respecting each other for who we are and what we eat.
Mario Christerna
2.15.17
valentine's day

This NYC Bakery Is Making 'Feminist Tarts' for Valentine's Day

This NYC bakery's limited-edition box of desserts includes The R.B.G, The Malala and The Hils.
Munchies Staff
2.14.17
Sex

Burger King's Racy Valentine's Day Meals Come with "Adult Toys"

Who are we to judge what people get up to after they eat a Whopper and drink a beer?
Nick Rose
2.14.17
Restaurant Confessionals

Valentine's Day Prix Fixe Dinners Are a Total Ripoff

I think it’s a disaster. There’s nothing about it that appeals to me.
Anonymous
2.14.17
love

This Pizza Chain Has Been Setting People Up on Blind Dates Based on Their Favorite Toppings

Most of us have long known something that big restaurant chains seem to have just discovered: A shared love of pizza is one of the cornerstones of a successful relationship.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.14.17
Make this

This Ultra-Decadent Chocolate Cake Is Perfect for Your Valentine (Or Just for You)

We're talking layers of chocolate cake and chocolate mousse forming a sky-high confection that sits on a chocolate wafer crust.
Munchies Staff
2.14.17
Valentine's Day

I Went on a London Eye Champagne Date with My Ex-Boyfriend Who Hates Both Heights and Wine

However bad your Valentine's Day, remember this: I spent £37 to drunkenly grind through the sky with my acrophobic, wine-hating ex.
Nell Frizzell
2.14.17
love

Hooter's Will Give You Free Wings If You Destroy a Photo of Your Ex on Valentine's Day

Love Buffalo wings? Hate that soulless garbage-human who ravaged all of the feelings from you and then left you emotionally crippled and single? Win-win!
Jelisa Castrodale
2.1.17